Adjourned General Body Meeting on 24th April, 2019
The Adjourned Meeting of the Church General Body was held in the church on March 27, 2019. A suggestion came in that meeting for making changes in the constitution which will be taken up in the next meeting. Let us seek God’s guidance in this matter completely. The next meeting which was supposed to be held on 12th April, 2019 has been postponed to 7 pm on 24th April in view of the Passion Week Program. Please keep this issue in your prayers. Let God’s will alone be done.
Passion Week 2019 (14-21 April)
This year’s Passion Week will be held from 14-21 April, 2019. This time, we have Rev. Susanta Patra from Kolkata, who will be the Speaker during this week. We request you to invite your friends and relatives to invite them to come and be part of this blessed Holy Week of our Lord.
Second Saturday Chain Prayer (13th April, 2019)
The 2nd Saturday Chain Prayer is held every month from 7 am till 1 pm. This month, it will be conducted on 13th April. We urge the members of the Congregation to come in large numbers and be part of this time of prayer. It will strengthen the church.
VBS Teacher’s Meet (10th April, 2019)
The Vacation Bible School will be held in our church from May 13-20, 2019 and the classes will commence @ 6:30 am in the morning and conclude @ 9:30 am. A Meeting of the teachers was held in this regard on 29th March evening. We request our worshipers to encourage their children to attend the VBS for their spiritual growth. The detailed program will be made known to you later. The next teacher’s meet is scheduled on 10th April, 2019 @ 7 pm. All the teachers are requested to attend this meeting.
Water Baptism held on 7th April, 2019
Sis. Murchhana Pradhan and bro. Moses Mohapatra were baptized on Sunday morning by Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani. They were inducted as members in the afternoon Odia Worship Service. Please uphold them in your prayers.
Prayer for Odisha (7th April, 2019)
We have started a special Prayer series for the districts of Odisha in both the Worship Services since 30 September 2018. Last Sunday of March, the prayer was led by our Associate Pastor Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani in both the Services. We prayed for Malkangiri district this Sunday. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this area that they may hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Please remember this District and our State in your prayers.
Quarterly Prayer Week (1-6 April, 2019)
The quarterly prayer week in our church was held from April 1 to April 6. We thank all brothers and sisters who made it convenient to attend the prayer meeting. Many of them came every evening. We are grateful to those members. This time we specifically prayed for our country, the upcoming general elections, and the new church board selection process. Kindly note all the Prayer Week sermons are uploaded on our YouTube channel. Please listen to it and share with your near and dear ones.
Chain Prayer conducted by Jesus Calls held in church on 5th April, 2019
A Chain Prayer was being held in the city from April 2 and it ended on April 5. It was organized by the Jesus Calls Ministries. They had the last 2 hours prayer service in our church on 5th April from 4-6 pm. Close to 100 people attended this special prayer conducted for the nation and the general elections.
72-hour Prayer in city conducted in church on 4th April, 2019
The 72-hour prayer on in several churches in Bhubaneswar since 6 pm on April 2 was held in our church from 1-4 pm on 04-04-19. Our Evangelist Sandeep Kumar Giri coordinated this meeting with other leaders. Only a handful attended this meeting; but let me assure you that those believers who attended this time of prayer were blessed. We specially prayed for our Nation and the Elections scheduled to start soon.